september, 2017

thu21sep(sep 21)1:00 amfri16feb(feb 16)1:00 amMid-States Call for Entries(september 21) 1:00 am - (february 16) 1:00 am


September 21 (Thursday) 1:00 am - February 16 (Friday) 1:00 am

Event Details

Now in its 45th year, the Mid-States Craft Exhibition was originally organized to showcase emerging artists from the Evansville area. Over the years, the show has grown to include artists residing in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio, and Tennessee.  There are more than $10,000 in awards, including a $5,000 Best of Show purchase award, and multiple purchase and merit awards.  The exhibition is open to any artist residing in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Ohio, or Tennessee.  All work must be original, completed within the last three years, and not previously exhibited in the Mid-States Craft Exhibition. The competition is open for the following categories: ceramics, glass, textiles, metals, wood, enamel and mixed media.  This years’ Juror isPerry A. Price, Executive Director of the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft in Houston, Texas.

For more information and to see the complete prospectus, visit